RN - PACU

RN - PACU

University Hospital_2 | Madison, WI, 53774, US

Posted 12 days ago

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Description



90% FTE, 36 hours per week which includes two 8 hour shifts and two 10 hour shifts. Start times will range between 11:00am - 1:00pm. Weekends and holidays are covered by call shifts and will average one weekend a month. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.  You will be working at University Hospital in Madison, WI.  

Be part of something remarkable

Join the #1 hospital in Wisconsin!

We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) to:

  • Join a team of remarkable, dedicated and compassionate nurses in our Adult PACU.
  • Work in our renovated state-of-the-art Post Anesthesia Care Unit. There are 26 individual PACU bays that help to enhance patient, family and staff experiences. 
  • Become an integral part of the team working closely with surgical, anesthesia and pain service colleagues to identify the most appropriate plan of care for the patient.
  • Provide leadership and act as a clinical resource of other unit staff.


Education :

Preferred – Bachelor of Science – Nursing (BSN)

Work Experience :

Minimum – Six (6) months of current independent PACU, Emergency Department, Surgical Critical Care, Surgical ICU, or Surgical IMC experience or six (6) months of surgical general care experience with adult populations or six (6) months of recent inpatient pediatric experience if working within AFCH Pre/Post/PACU. Six (6) months of current independent medical general care with previous PACU experience.

Preferred – Two (2) or more years of current independent PACU, Emergency Department, Surgical Critical Care, Surgical ICU, or Surgical IMC experience.

Licenses and Certifications :

Minimum – Registration as a professional nurse in the state of Wisconsin. CPR certification and ACLS.



UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.  EOE, including disability/veterans.

 in Madison is a Magnet®-designated facility that’s   and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.